[Samba] samba 4.4rcx WINS nsswitch module
rpenny at samba.org
Tue Mar 22 09:34:17 UTC 2016
On 22/03/16 08:42, L.P.H. van Belle wrote:
> Just a suggestion.
> Man nsswitch.conf
> Look for wins...
> And you see that "wins" is not supported anymore in nsswitch.conf
>> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
>> Van: samba [mailto:samba-bounces at lists.samba.org] Namens Rowland penny
>> Verzonden: dinsdag 22 maart 2016 9:13
>> Aan: samba at lists.samba.org
>> Onderwerp: Re: [Samba] samba 4.4rcx WINS nsswitch module
>> On 22/03/16 07:56, bar???? tombul wrote:
>>> WINS nsswitch module
>>> The WINS nsswitch module has been rewritten to address memory issues and
>>> simplify the code. The module now uses libwbclient to do WINS queries.
>>> means that winbind needs to be running in order to resolve WINS names
>>> the nss_wins module. This does not affect smbd.
>>> my problem:
>>> old versions >> ping google.com >> PING google.com (184.108.40.206)
>>> 56(84) bytes of data.
>>> samba 4.4.rcx >> ping google.com >> Segmentation fault
>>> I found the problem..
>>> #hosts: files wins dns
>>> hosts: files dns
>>> ""wins"" delete it works .. but it works in older versions...
>>> best regards
>> Sorry, but for me on 4.4.0rc5, having 'wins' in the hosts line has no
>> affect, it still works:
>> ping -c1 google.com
>> PING google.com (220.127.116.11) 56(84) bytes of data.
>> 64 bytes from 18.104.22.168: icmp_seq=1 ttl=56 time=10.4 ms
>> --- google.com ping statistics ---
>> 1 packets transmitted, 1 received, 0% packet loss, time 0ms
>> rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 10.401/10.401/10.401/0.000 ms
>> What it does say (well, to me), is that you probably don't need to be
>> using 'wins' anyway. You are getting dns resolved without wins, unless
>> it doesn't work for your internal network. It may help if you were tell
>> us how you are running Samba.
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And then I re-read the manpage properly :-[
wins is still available, Samba creates 'libnss_wins.so.2' to provide it.
Definitely need more info from the OP.
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